Expected Student Outcomes
LCS holds each of its students to high standards, with a school wide and cross-curriculum set of expectations and outcomes that all faculty and staff are committed to helping students achieve.
students will pursue excellence in academics through achieving the following outcomes:
- Being well prepared for college through academic achievement in all areas (reading, writing, listening, speaking, science, math, social studies, languages, Bible, technology, and the arts).
- Using critical thinking to process information and becoming creative problem solvers.
- Knowing how to utilize technology wisely to find, analyze, and assess information, and filter that information through the lens of a Godly world view.
- Appreciating and/or participating in the arts and literature.
- Demonstrating the academic competence that is required for the next level of academic pursuit.
- Communicating effectively in both written and verbal form.
- Knowing the Bible in concept and memorization.
- Applying learning to healthy choices affecting lifestyle.
Students will pursue excellence in Service by:
- Recognizing that each of us is made in God’s image and accepting, honoring and serving one another within and without the school community.
- Developing understanding and appreciation for cultures and people of all backgrounds and origins.
- Being involved in their local church community, serving God and others.
- Valuing and engaging in school and community service projects
- Work effectively, with respect and integrity, as a leader or participant, in service projects as “unto the Lord.”
- Articulating the biblical mandate for service and missions, including responsibility to the poor and lost.
- Understanding their strengths and talents and using those to serve others.
- Developing leadership skills to serve others.
- Becoming a wise steward of personal, financial, and natural resources.
Students will pursue excellence in biblical truth by:
- Accepting Christ as their personal Savior and pursuing ongoing spiritual growth including prayer, Bible study, worship and devotional reading.
- Demonstrating the gifts of the Holy Spirit: love, joy, peace, patience, goodness, kindness, gentleness and self-control.
- Exemplifying Christ-like character, leading their lives according to biblical standards of virtue and ethics.
- Discovering their value and worth as one who is created in the image of God.
- Developing and defending a biblical worldview.
- Knowing how to share and defend their faith.
- Knowing how to articulate differences between a Christian and other worldviews and dialoguing effectively with those who hold other worldviews.